Julian Keith

Our founder has over 16 years’ experience in UK Real Estate and development projects. Julian qualified as a solicitor in 2007 and spent over 12 years working on regeneration projects across the country.

He founded NEMA Strategic Land UK in 2020 and Formic Investments Limited in 2023 as a partner in NEMA Strategic Land and as a vehicle to deliver further projects on behalf of his investors.

julian@formicinvestments.com

Steve Forman

Has over 20 years experience of planning and the development industry.  A Chartered Town Planner, he spent the first ten years of his career as a planning consultant advising funds, developers, agents and charities on planning strategy and obtaining planning permissions which enhance asset value.

steve@formicinvestments.com

Philipp Likhterov
Investment Director

  • Strategic Asset Accumulation: Successfully accumulated a diverse portfolio of prime Central London commercial assets. These properties, characterized by secure long-dated reversionary investments, were meticulously acquired for a syndicate of discerning overseas investors.
  • Residential Holdings Acquisition: Led the acquisition of premier Central London residential properties for an esteemed overseas family office, ensuring strategic positioning and value appreciation.
  • Active Portfolio Management: Expertly managed a dynamic portfolio of retail and supermarket investments across London. Through strategic lease restructuring and a targeted acquisition/disposal program, significantly enhanced portfolio returns.
  • Comprehensive Property Management: Oversaw all facets of property management, including efficient rent collection, ensuring operational excellence and tenant satisfaction.
  • Equity and Debt Facilitation: Played a crucial role in facilitating equity and debt requirements, leveraging extensive market knowledge and financial acumen to optimize investment structures.

Educational Background

  • MSc in Real Estate Investment (2012 – 2013)
    Cass Business School, London, UK
    Dissertation: Analyses of Student Accommodation Market in the UK
  • BSc in Business Studies and Finance (First Class Honors)
    Cass Business School, London, UK

philipp@formicinvestments.com

Jeremy Tyler

Has more than 30 years experience in the UK property Market from his early days co-funding and running a premier property development company to his current consultancy role, acting for institutional investors, private hedge funds and families.

He is respected for his ethical, trustworthy, and transparent business practice as well as his enviable expertise.
He is valued by his international private clients for his discretion, tenacity, lateral thinking, and vision and additionally commended for his long-term cyclical view and judgment calls on timing.

His expertise is Linking projects with people through his address book of civic, corporate, and private clients built over years of relationships.

jeremy@formicinvestments.com